I added a comment at the AT site, but I realized I needed to write more. So, I write referencing this article at American Thinker:

http://www.americanthinker.com/blog/2013/04/the_college_board_trolls_for_home-schoolers.html

This is a good opportunity to aver that Common Core is NOT OK. We need to kick it out. Reach out and let our state officials know. Especially our governor and our state superintendent. It is obvious that we will soon be a society of drones, made up of those who unquestioningly comply with the state sanctioned wisdom. There will be a few of us who resist, because resistance is not futile. And there will be those who continue to sugar coat and glorify the consensus. The hive-mind mentality is taking over all aspects of science. That is a bad thing.

I know this is radical, but it was radical when Jefferson et al. first wrote it. I want the US Constitution 1st Amendment to read:
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of education or religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances. Read the rest of this entry »